Summary: Nintendo’s Animal Forest returns as an enhanced GameCube title. Is it all it’s cracked up to be?
Pros: Addition of Famicom games is a real plus., Customization galore! Design your own wallpaper, clothes and signpost textures. Arrange your house in your own personal style. Make friends with or piss off your neighbors., Innovative communication system that reacts and tailors gameplay according to each gamer., Possibility of very long term playability. Animal Forest Plus is seemingly endless., Wide-open gameplay featuring incredible freedom and unique playing experiences.
Cons: Almost always difficult to play for longer periods of time in a single sitting., Lack of a solid goal or sense of purpose is a real turn-off., Real-time progression often makes for frustrating and limited gameplay opportunities., Visually and aurally simple. Graphics and audio are only somewhat improved from the N64 version.